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Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk

19/01/2018

In the interests of public safety, the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) has brought in extensive campfire restrictions as the fire risk continues to increase this summer.More

Improved toilet facilities at Bruny Island

16/01/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed work on a new toilet facility at the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve.More

Further upgrade to South Coast Track

05/01/2018

The South Coast Track is one of Tasmania's great bushwalks, and the completion of recent upgrades has significantly improved the user experience along the track before the start of the peak walking season.More

Maria Island - Ruins of Darlington

Virtual Visit

Take a look around the ruins of Darlington. Enter the Coffee Palace if you dare...

Present-day view of the main cluster of buildings at Darlington (Steve Johnson)
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The buildings that stand around the courtyard at Darlington reveal the long and layered history that makes Maria Island so unique.